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Ghanaians Urged To Venture Into Local Rice Production To Reduce Unemployment Rate

Ghanaians have been urged to take pride in locally produced rice. According to the distributor of Sweet Floral Perfume Rice, Ghanaians have every cause to promote and patronize locally produced rice as against the imported rice which he disclosed is ...

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Farmers to Supply School Feeding Program with Food Stuffs

Director of Crops at the Yilo Krobo office of the Department of Agric, Mr. Francis Nii Clottey has disclosed to Rite News, a new policy towards enhancing the purchasing of foodstuffs by the Ghana School Feeding Program, GSFP from farmers ...

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Fruit Processors Urged To Dry Fruits to Ensure Longer Life Span

Sales and marketing manager of HPW Fresh And Dry Fruits Limited, Mr. Israel Ankrah has advised fruit processors to dry their fruits as a measure towards ensuring longer fruit life span. Mr. Ankrah who made the call in an interview ...

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Crop Insurance Key to Farmers’ Security

Farmers in the country have been encouraged to insure their farms to avert losses suffered by farmers in times of destruction to their crops. According to Mr. Jerry Quanson who is the Marketing Manager for the Ghana Agriculture Insurance Pool, ...

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Yilo Krobo Kicks-Off Rite FM’s ‘One District, One RAF’ Event

Rite FM has held its maiden edition of the One District, One RAF event. The first ever Rite FM organized district ‘Rite Agri-forum’ project came off in Somanya in the Yilo Krobo municipality of the Eastern region. The forum which ...

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800 Farmers Benefit from PFJ Policy in Asuogyaman District

The Agriculture Director for the Asuogyaman District in the Eastern region, Mr. David Dokli has stated that government’s Planting for Foods and Jobs policy has created some 800 jobs in the district 2017. According to him, over 800 farmers and ...

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Take another Look at Curriculum of Agric Training Colleges – Minister

Minister of State In-charge of Agriculture, Dr Nurah Gyeile has reiterated calls on the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) to take another look at the curriculum of the country’s agricultural training schools. According to him, most students after studying ...

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Mining activities destroying farmlands in Noyem Birim North District

Chairman for the Concerned Farmers Association of Noyem Birim North District in the Eastern Region has bemoaned the activities of various mining companies in the Birim North District which continue to destroy their farmlands. The activities of the miners continue ...

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Focus On Controlling BBS – Mango Consultant To Farmers

Mango consultant, Mr. Victor Avah believes that controlling the Bacterial Black Spot disease (BBS) disease rather than attempting to eradicate it is a more realistic approach towards dealing with the current onslaught. Mr. Avah who made the call therefore admonished ...

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Farmers Urged To Pay Heed To Extension Officers

Some serial callers who called into Rite FM’s Akuafo Sesen segment on Wednesday have admonished colleague farmers to pay heed to their extension officers to see progress in their various farming activities. According to the farmers, farmers tend to get ...

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